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“This page can’t load Google Maps correctly” – Error message
 
by James Miodonski
23 Jun 2018
 

“This page can’t load Google Maps correctly” – Error message


Google have moved the goalpost with Google Maps – here’s everything you need to know and do to get it sorted.

Rebranding Agora against the clock
 
by Kit Allen
5 Jun 2018
 

Rebranding Agora against the clock


We stepped in to transform Ipso Books into its new brand, turning a project around in under a fortnight.

New signage is up
 
by James Miodonski
17 Nov 2017
 

New signage is up


The front of the building has been given a well needed tidy up with a lick of fresh paint, the windows fixed up and fresh signage is now in place.

Did we ever tell you we do print?
 
by James Miodonski
16 Nov 2017
 

Did we ever tell you we do print?


We do. However, it may surprise you to hear that this year alone we’ve handled over 250,000 printed items so far. Not bad.

First Base Fundraiser – a follow up
 
by James Miodonski
27 Oct 2017
 

First Base Fundraiser – a follow up


Creatomatic have enjoyed a fair amount of coverage over the last few weeks, ranging from the front page of this morning’s local paper to national coverage in the Daily Record.

Chrome security warnings: our response
 
by James Miodonski
6 Sep 2017
 

Chrome security warnings: our response


We’re dealing with the latest Google update before it hits – free of charge.

Avoiding Design By Committee
 
by Kit Allen
22 Mar 2017
 

Avoiding Design By Committee


How to stop your thoroughbred horse from turning into a camel.

Moving on up
 
by Kit Allen
7 Jan 2017
 

Moving on up


We’ve levelled up to a new office – come see us soon.

Site launched for Easterbrook LIVE
 
by James Miodonski
6 Sep 2016
 

Site launched for Easterbrook LIVE


Welcome to the new side of the Easterbrook Hall

Gmail Migration
 
by James Miodonski
30 Aug 2016
 

Gmail Migration


This morning I’m busy migrating another of our client’s email from the old, shonky and unreliable mail host we inherited them on across to Gmail.

Website launched for SB Rail
 
by Kit Allen
3 Aug 2016
 

Website launched for SB Rail


We’ve designed, developed launched a new website, with an online catalogue of rail maintenance equipment, case studies, team biographies and careers information, for SB Rail.

Logo & Business Cards for Aerial Outlook
 
by James Miodonski
5 Jul 2016
 

Logo & Business Cards for Aerial Outlook


Paul’s just finished putting the final touches to a new logo & branding for Aerial Outlook, a local drone-pilot business.

Best Employers Winners
 
by Kit Allen
24 Jun 2016
 

Best Employers Winners


This week we were both humbled and gratified to be the recipients of two CX Projects Business Awards at their annual prize-giving ceremony.

2016 CX Project Business Awards Finalists
 
by Kit Allen
17 Jun 2016
 

2016 CX Project Business Awards Finalists


Creatomatic are in the list of finalists for the ‘Best Employer’ and ‘Most Innovative Business’ awards

Trophy Boss website launched
 
by James Miodonski
23 Feb 2016
 

Trophy Boss website launched


Another eCommerce site live Yesterday saw the much anticipated launch of a whopping big e-commerce site we’ve been busy working away on for the last few months.

Hiddleston Joiners website launched
 
by James Miodonski
10 Feb 2016
 

Hiddleston Joiners website launched


We’re very proud to announce that a new website for Hiddleston Joiners of Terregles has just gone live after many weeks of hard work on all sides.   A thoroughly lovely job to work on from start to finish.  Proper, top quality craftsmanship, a final end product that was a joy to photograph and a […]

Creatomatic leads the way with Living Wage deal
 
by James Miodonski
11 Dec 2015
 

Creatomatic leads the way with Living Wage deal


So we made the local paper again this morning, complete with fresh mug-shots and everything.

Creatomatic are officially Living Wage Employers
 
by James Miodonski
4 Nov 2015
 

Creatomatic are officially Living Wage Employers


This morning we – like many other businesses locally – received a letter from Dumfries & Galloway Council urging us to consider joining them as an official Living Wage Employer.

Fond farewell to Megan
 
by James Miodonski
28 Aug 2015
 

Fond farewell to Megan


We’re saying bye to our favourite designery person ever today.

Creatomatic and Sigma
 
by Kit Allen
9 Mar 2015
 

Creatomatic and Sigma


We’re pleased to announce that as of Monday 2nd March 2015, Sigma Internet has become a part of Creatomatic

Natural Power
 
by Chris McWhinnie
14 Jul 2014
 

Natural Power


We’re delighted to announce that Creatomatic will be working with Natural Power to redevelop their corporate and internal websites over 2014-2015.

Creatomatic’s Christmas Hampers
 
by Kit Allen
10 Jan 2014
 

Creatomatic’s Christmas Hampers


Last month we thought we’d go above and beyond sending out cards, and properly spoil some of our favourite clients.

Happy Christmas from Creatomatic
 
by Kit Allen
20 Dec 2013
 

Happy Christmas from Creatomatic


Our opening hours and support details for the Christmas 2013 period.

Viva the mobile revolution
 
by Kit Allen
18 Oct 2013
 

Viva the mobile revolution


A question we get asked a lot lately is: ‘Will my site work on my phone?’ It will indeed. Here’s how.

Creatomatic climb Ben Nevis
 
by James Miodonski
25 Sep 2013
 

Creatomatic climb Ben Nevis


Well, 50% of us did at least.

Creatomatic Is One
 
by Kit Allen
1 Aug 2013
 

Creatomatic Is One


Looking back over our first year in business – with bonus video content. You’re welcome.

Say hello to Tweetomatic
 
by James Hall
2 Jul 2013
 

Say hello to Tweetomatic


Introducing Tweetomatic – the easy way to get your Tweets to display on your WordPress website again

Blasts from the Past
 
by James Miodonski
25 Mar 2013
 

Blasts from the Past


While I fear this may have a ring of ‘you had to be there…’ about it, frankly I’m short on blog-worthy material this week and I’m afraid it’ll just have to do.

EU Cookie Law Finally Dies and Goes Away
 
by James Miodonski
31 Jan 2013
 

EU Cookie Law Finally Dies and Goes Away


According to Silktide, who we’ve linked to before on the subject, it appears that the ridiculous EU Cookie Law is dead. Got to love their take on it: http://blog.silktide.com/2013/01/the-stupid-cookie-law-is-dead-at-last/

An open letter to Triumph Motorcycles
 
by James Miodonski
14 Jan 2013
 

An open letter to Triumph Motorcycles


Dear Triumph Motorcycles, Your Twitter account (@TriumphOfficial) has so far amassed just short of 11,000 followers – despite the fact you’ve not put out a single tweet.  We couldn’t help but think that you’re missing an enormous trick by not engaging with all of these people who voluntarily registered their interest in your products.

Creatomatic Christmas 2012
 
by Chris McWhinnie
20 Dec 2012
 

Creatomatic Christmas 2012


Creatomatic would like to wish all our customers past and present a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Why do you want a website?
 
by Kit Allen
24 Oct 2012
 

Why do you want a website?


It’s the first question we ask all our potential clients at the very first meeting, and one that’s often met with a look of confusion and the odd raised eyebrow.

Add to Basket or Add to Cart?
 
by James Miodonski
12 Oct 2012
 

Add to Basket or Add to Cart?


It’s probably not a topic of huge debate around most dinner tables, but in the cut-throat world of eCommerce every little helps. Even the smallest advantage over your online competition can make the difference between bagging a sale and your user wandering off to buy elsewhere, and personally I’m very much of the opinion that […]

Some musings on our little company…
 
by Kit Allen
30 Jul 2012
 

Some musings on our little company…


Personally speaking: I hate the phrase ‘mission statement’. Personally speaking. It’s excessively corporate, impersonal, utterly devoid of meaning, and somewhat ugly. Not something I’d want to apply to my business, and indeed not something I intend to if we can get away with it. However. It’s just as important as all those other startup essentials […]

Welcome to Creatomatic
 
by Kit Allen
2 Jul 2012
 

Welcome to Creatomatic


With less than a month to go until our official launch, we figured it was probably time to start practising what we preach, and using our blog.

Google Penguin Update
 
by James Miodonski
7 May 2012
 

Google Penguin Update


24th April 2012 saw the release of the latest algorithmic update from Google, this time code-named the ‘Google Penguin Update‘. Thousands of website owners across the world witnessed a huge shift in their rankings since the update, indicating that this was in fact another large-scale movement by Google, and not one of their smaller ‘Google […]

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